Remember those earlier days after you had received the light,1 when you stood your ground in a great contest in the face of suffering.2
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Sometimes you were publicly exposed to insult and persecution;3 at other times you stood side by side with those who were so treated.4
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You sympathized with those in prison5 and joyfully accepted the confiscation of your property, because you knew that you yourselves had better and lasting possessions.6
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So do not throw away your confidence;7 it will be richly rewarded.
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You need to persevere8 so that when you have done the will of God, you will receive what he has promised.9
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For in just a very little while, "He who is coming10 will come and will not delay.11
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But my righteous one will live by faith.12 And if he shrinks back, I will not be pleased with him."13
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But we are not of those who shrink back and are destroyed, but of those who believe and are saved.